Abbreviations in English

There are some important words (mostly Latin origin) which are often used in an abbreviated form in written English:

e.g. – For example  (exempli gratia).

etc. – and so on (et cetera).

i.e. – that is (id est).

v. or vs. – against (versus).

BC – Before Christ.

AD – After Christ (Anno Domini) – ჩვენი წელთაღრიცხვით

UK – United Kingdom – გაერთიანებული სამეფო